The City of Chippewa Falls and the Redevelopment Authority deadline is fast approaching for the recently announced “Redevelopment Authority Covid-19 Emergency Small Business Relief Program”, which is aimed to assist businesses within the city limits of Chippewa Falls.
This grant program is designed to assist in offsetting costs of commercial property mortgages, loans, and leases following the March 17, 2020 “Safer at Home” order. The program offers eligible businesses up to 60 days, up to a maximum of $2,500 for commercial rent, mortgage, or lease payments that became due after March 17, 2020.
Who is Eligible:
- Small businesses with 15 or fewer full-time equivalent (FTE) employees prior to the Safer at Home Order
- Must be located in a brick and mortar storefront as a major tenant or owner, within the City of Chippewa Falls
Must have been in a total state of closure or unable to operate a major facet of their business following the “Safer at Home” order from March 17, 2020.
Applications will only be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 19, 2020.